100 Gifts to the Community – September

In honor of our 100th anniversary in 2021, one hundred of the Foundation’s fund holders will award special, one-time grants to the organizations of their choice based on their personal area of charitable interest (education, childhood obesity, animals, environment, etc.). Each donor gift will be announced on alternating weekdays, starting Tuesday, December 1 and concluding on Friday, September 24, 2021, during WHIO News Center 7 at Noon.


Thank you to the Mathile Foundation for the 92nd gift to the community, a gift to strengthen non-profits focused on “more equitable solutions.” Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here


Thank you to Rafi Rodriguez for the 91st gift to the community, a gift to Blue Skies for the Good Guys and Gals Warrior Foundation. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here


Thank you to Beth and John Ey for the 90th gift to the community, a gift to the Identification Ministry at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here


Thank you to Washington family for the 89th gift to the community, a gift to Wilberforce University to help students ppay for college. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here


Thank you to Becky and John York for the 88th gift to the community, a gift to Aullwood Audubon. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to Craig Schrolucke for the 87th gift to the community, a gift to Dayton Society of Artists and LGBT Dayton. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to the Dayton Ohio Chapter of the Links for the 86th gift to the community, a gift to The Dayton Urban League. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to Terri Baldasare and her daughters, Angela McGrew and Jennifer Warren for the 85th gift to the community, a gift to Oak Tree Corner. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to Chuck and Donna Vella for the 84th gift to the community, a gift to East End Community Services. Watch the video to see this gift announcement.




Thank you to J.P. Morgan Private Bank for the 83rd gift to the community, a gift to University of Dayton’s School of Business. Watch the video to see this gift announcement.




Thank you to Mary and David Mathews for the 82nd gift to the community, a gift to Wright Dunbar Inc., and its Dayton Region Walk of Fame. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here





Thank you to Shelley and Roy Chew for the 81st gift to the community, a gift to Good Neighbor House. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here





Thank you to Eubel Brady & Suttman for the 80th gift to the community, a gift to Think Tank, Inc. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here





Thank you to Sheila and Chris Eifert for the 79th gift to the community, a gift to The Salvation Army Kroc Center. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Read the full story behind each 100 Gifts to the Community announcements. Visit our 100 Donor Stories page.

Centennial Sponsors

The Dayton Foundation’s Centennial Celebration is presented by PNC.
PNC Bank


Lead sponsorship provided by J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.,
JPMorgan Chase


with Partner sponsors Buckingham Advisors and Fifth Third Bank.


Supporting sponsors include:

Bieser GreetUBSflagel huber flagelKey Bank
EBSJames InvestmentJohnson InvestmentMarch McClennanJP Morgan Chase

Media support provided by:
Cox Media Group   Key-Ads   Dayton Daily News

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